|2050 ~ Common Footman ~ Eilema lurideola|
Resident. Common S,C,(N).
A common species, found throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 31-38mm.
Mostly lowland habitats, including gardens.
Lichens and algae growing on trees and shrubs.
Overwinters as a small larva. Larva August-late May. Pupates in a cocoon formed in a bark crevice.
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Photo by MDH, 4th July 2009, Llanfyllin